Pole fire takes out power for thousands in Salt Lake City

Posted at 11:52 AM, Jun 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-02 16:39:23-04

SALT LAKE CITY – A pole fire took out power for thousands in Salt Lake City Thursday afternoon.

Rocky Mountain Power said about 1,000 are without power now, down from more than 5,000.

Power crews said they plan to have service restored by 4:30 p.m.

Get the latest power outage information here.

Salt Lake City

Area of outage: Zip codes 84105 and 84106
Estimated time of restoration: 4:30 p.m. MDT
Cause: Pole fire
Customers affected: Approximately 1,051 customers are without power, down from 5,175 earlier
Crew: On site and repairs are underway

Updated 2:31 p.m. MDT on June 2